Somerset v Nottinghamshire
County Championship 1973
VenueMorlands Athletic Ground, Glastonbury on 14th, 16th, 17th July 1973 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossNottinghamshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsSomerset 6 (Batting 1, Bowling 5); Nottinghamshire 3 (Bowling 3)
UmpiresWL Budd, R Julian
Close of play day 1Somerset (1) 9/0 (Robinson 0*, Burgess 5*)
Close of play day 2Nottinghamshire (2) 29/5 (Hassan 8*)

Nottinghamshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MJ Harrisc Close b Cartwright12     
PA Toddlbw b Burgess10     
DW Randallb Cartwright5     
MJ Smedleyc Burgess b Cartwright21     
*GS Sobersc Denning b Jones51     
+SB Hassanc Taylor b Moseley16     
WH Harelbw b Cartwright3     
RA Whiteb Jones1     
B Steadc Taylor b Jones4     
PA Wilkinsonlbw b Cartwright8     
W Taylornot out8     
Extras(4 b, 3 lb, 1 nb)8
Total(all out, 59.1 overs)147
Fall of wickets:
1-27, 2-27, 3-51, 4-54, 5-89, 6-100, 7-121, 8-128, 9-130, 10-147 (59.1 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jones20   6543--
Moseley9   4241--
Burgess4   1171--

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
PJ Robinsonc Sobers b White21     
GI Burgessc Smedley b White34     
BC Roselbw b Sobers6     
JM Parksnot out69     
PW Denningb Sobers3     
TW Cartwrightc Todd b Stead16     
D Breakwellc Sobers b White9     
+DJS Taylorlbw b White0     
HR Moseleyc Hassan b Taylor20     
AA Jonesc Wilkinson b Stead4     
*DB Closeabsent hurt
Extras(7 b, 3 lb, 1 nb, 1 w)12
Total(all out, 90.5 overs)194
Fall of wickets:
1-56, 2-64, 3-68, 4-81, 5-132, 6-152, 7-152, 8-181, 9-194 (90.5 ov)
Nottinghamshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Taylor14   7191--
Wilkinson16   4400--
White32   11724--
Sobers17   7242--

Nottinghamshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MJ Harrisb Jones7     
PA Toddb Moseley0     
DW Randallb Jones3     
MJ Smedleyb Cartwright6     
PA Wilkinsonc Robinson b Jones1     
+SB Hassannot out8     
*GS Sobersdid not bat      
WH Haredid not bat      
RA Whitedid not bat      
B Steaddid not bat      
W Taylordid not bat      
Extras(4 lb)4
Total(5 wickets, 15 overs)29
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-11, 3-20, 4-20, 5-29 (15 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jones8   1193--
Moseley5   361--
Cartwright2   201--

--> There was no play on the final day.
--> WH Hare made his debut in County Championship matches
--> JM Parks (1) passed 35500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 21
--> TW Cartwright reached 1450 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 3rd wicket in the Nottinghamshire first innings




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